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Designer:
Herbert Bayer, (American, born Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985)  Search this
Medium:
Letterpress on white wove paper
Dimensions:
29.6 × 21.1 cm (11 5/8 × 8 5/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Letterhead
Object Name:
Letterhead
Made in:
Germany
Aspen, CO, USA
Date:
ca. 1968
Description:
1968 Bauhaus Ausstellung (Bauhaus "50 Jahre" exhibition) stationery. Printed in blue, upper right: bAuhAus; in smaller text, directly underneath: Ausstellung; upper left: Vorbereitungskommission: / Herbert Bayer, Aspen, Colorado / Prof. Dr. Ludwig Grote, Gauting / Dr. Dieter Honisch, Stuttgart / Hans Maria Wingler, Darmstadt / Württembergischer Kunstverein / 7000 Stuttgart / Kunstgebäude am Schlossplatz. "bAuhAus” is printed in Bayer's universal typeface, with each letter "A" pointed at top and without a horizontal line in the middle. Large blue square outlined below.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors
Accession Number:
2016-54-385
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4128e5042-c1ac-4cf3-a648-f50f57a9da6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-54-385